• 11311 McCormick Rd., Suite 400
  • Hunt Valley
  • MD 21031
  • [P] 410.683.1702
  • [F] 410.316.9228


Help Us Break New Ground for Gaming

Best known for our entertainment releases such as Emperor: Rise of the Middle Kingdom and Civilization III: Conquests we also harness the power of game technology to create cutting-edge simulation tools for military, medical, and homeland security clients.

Development on our flagship platforms provides exciting career opportunities to pioneer a future for applications of game-based technology as you help create solutions to critical and complex real-world problems.

If you are interested in being part of a growing, talented group of people creating next-generation entertainment software and innovative real-world simulation products, please email us your resumes; at the addresses below or contact us via our online form.

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We greatly appreciate your interest in BreakAway. Because of the large volume of applications that we receive, it is impossible for us to speak with every candidate personally. After review of our staffing requirements and matching the candidate credentials, the most qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. We will retain all resumes for one year for future considerations.

Open Positions

Working With Us

Mid-Level Designer

BreakAway, Ltd., in Hunt Valley, MD, is looking for someone with design experience to work on our serious games. The ideal candidate is a creative, technically-talented professional who can help to make a high-quality product.

Job Description:

Full Time


The Designer…

  • Works on a team project under the direction of a Producer.
  • Completes assigned tasks on schedule and demonstrates initiative in finding new tasks.
    • Tasks may include research, use cases, working with knowledge experts, flowcharting, scripting, mechanics design, interface design, documentation, brainstorming, data management, AI design, and balance testing.
  • Follows best practices of design process and asset management.


  • 2+ years of professional experience designing games
  • Superb writing, presentation and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to quickly understand and use custom toolsets
  • Skilled with MS Office suite
  • Effective time-management and organization skills
  • Ability to cooperate and to work well with team members, clients and knowledge experts
  • Superb creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to test, tune and refine game systems
  • Complete understanding of the game development cycle
  • Commitment to personal and peer development and to sharing best practices
  • 4-year degree
  • A passion for making games
  • Avid interest in studying new topics


  • Veteran of the Armed Services
  • Professional medical knowledge
  • Multilingual

Contact Information:


Established in 1998, BreakAway is a leading developer of serious games. We create entertainment and game-based solutions for corporate clients, institutions of learning and government agencies.